Dana Point, California
General law city[1]
Aerial view of Dana Point
Aerial view of Dana Point
Official seal of Dana Point, California
Seal
Motto(s): "Harboring the Good Life"
Location of Dana Point in Orange County, California.
Location of Dana Point in Orange County, California.
Dana Point, California is located in the US
Dana Point, California
Dana Point, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 33°28′2″N 117°41′53″WCoordinates33°28′2″N 117°41′53″W
Country United States
State California
County Orange
Incorporated January 1, 1989[2]
Named for Richard Henry Dana, Jr.[1]
Government
 • Type Council-Manager[1]
 • Mayor Debra Lewis ref name=CC>"City Council". City of Dana Point. Retrieved December 6, 2016.</ref>
Area[3]
 • Total 29.48 sq mi (76.35 km2)
 • Land 6.50 sq mi (16.83 km2)
 • Water 22.98 sq mi (59.51 km2)  77.96%
Elevation[4] 144 ft (44 m)
Population (2010)[5]
 • Total 33,351
 • Estimate (2016)[6] 34,012
 • Density 5,233.42/sq mi (2,020.56/km2)
Time zone Pacific (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes 92624, 92629
Area code(s) 949
FIPS code 06-17946
GNIS feature IDs 16564742410293
Website www.danapoint.org
Reference no. 189[7]